Managing a technical communication team requires a broad skill set that includes technical writing, employee evaluation, and strategic planning. This online course will help you develop these critical skills, so your team can provide high-value deliverables to stakeholders in your organization.
The technical writing section will improve your understanding of research methods, drafting and revision techniques, and more. The management training section will help you gain an understanding of the seven management disciplines that are essential to leading a team. You'll also learn key negotiation strategies, employment law, and compliance and regulatory requirements. With these two skill sets, you will be prepared to build and manage a team of technical writers.
Offered in Partnership with your Preferred School
George Mason University
Self-Paced. Study on your own schedule
Course Code: GES2085
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If you're thinking of starting a business or pursuing an MBA, learn the essentials here! This online Management Training course is perfect for business owners, entrepreneurs, and anyone who wants to learn the basics of business and management.
Course Code: GES406
with Lynn Atkinson
This course is designed for anyone who wishes to develop their technical writing abilities to a professional level. You'll learn research methods, audience considerations, style, drafting and revision techniques, how to work in a collaborative environment, and more.
Course Code: GES217